Boulder, CO – December 10, 2018 – Fathym, Inc. is pleased to announce a partnership with Kepler51 to offer the most comprehensive and flexible road safety and mobility solution available in today’s market.
By combining the power of big data analytics, atmospheric and road weather modeling, sensors, and machine learning, Fathym and Kepler51 deliver industry-leading road safety and mobility to all road users. Together, Fathym’s surface weather forecast and Kepler51’s LiveRoad™ Geospatial Analytics Platform offers:
- Global high-resolution coverage (currently down to 250-m)
- A solution directly addressing and solving the meteorological challenges of grid resolution and model update cycles
- Highly-accurate, statistically-based road weather forecasting that goes beyond mapping the precipitation model to the road
- The flexibility to add best of breed data for any market
- An expanding list of value-add risk variables to deliver business value for end users
- Impact and risk analysis utilizing cutting-edge machine learning techniques
- Access to proprietary road weather sensors and IP
- Access to fleets of observational mobile weather data
“As an analytics company, we examined a number of road weather solutions and found Fathym’s surface weather forecast to be the best solution and Fathym the best partner to further enhance our own solution,” says Murray Armstrong, co-founder and CEO of Kepler51.
Fathym’s route forecast engine utilizes cutting-edge machine learning from global fixed observations, and a proprietary method of blending model output data into highly-accurate global forecasts. Fathym hyper-local surface forecasts provide trucking fleets with more accurate ETAs, reroutes for improved safety and deliver actionable data for maintenance crews.
Kepler51 provides a geospatial machine learning platform with advanced atmospheric and road weather modelling capabilities, creating a safer and more efficient road network for all road users by improving mobility and reducing accidents.
“Our goal is to provide the most accurate, globally-scaled road weather solution in the market,” says Mike Chapman, Chief Science Officer of Fathym. “As such, Kepler51’s high-resolution WRF models and predictive modeling capabilities provide our customers with more valuable data, leading to improved accuracy, higher resolution, and actionable road safety information.”
Fathym is a low-code IoT framework that empowers developers of all skill levels to rapidly and collaboratively build data applications that optimize businesses and fuel the Internet of Things. Fathym lowers the barrier for entry in developing data and IoT solutions, minimizing risk by shortening development cycles and reducing reliance on limited expert resources. In giving a larger population of users the power to quickly, easily and economically bring ideas to life, Fathym seeds diverse innovation in the connected world.
Fathym harnesses the proliferation of IoT devices and sensor data to accelerate enterprise digital transformation. Fathym simplifies cloud service provisioning and the rapid development of scalable, distributed applications. Our road weather solution combines the power of road and atmospheric weather observations with a state of the art, on-demand pavement forecast that delivers sub-kilometer road condition and ground truth data for the transportation, smart city and agricultural industries.
Kepler51 Analytics is a big data analytics solution provider headquartered in Austin, Texas. Kepler51 has applied machine learning to decades of research and tens of millions of road accidents to identify combinations of factors contributing to increased risk to safety or reduced mobility. Kepler51’s advanced Weather and Road Weather modeling monitor the road network in real-time and combine with predictive analytics to help reduce accidents and increase mobility.